Class 1 Driver – Nights


Job Description

Do you want to be a valued part of the critical infrastructure that serves communities across Europe and beyond? Are you looking for a position in which you can keep things moving and deliver when it matters most? If so, then you could be the newest addition to our team as a Class 1 Driver.

Be part of the movement – and play your part.

About the role

You will be responsible for:

  • Working Thursday – Sunday on nights
  • Safely transport temperature sensitive goods
  • Adhere to all safety protocols and regulations, ensuring the safety of both yourself and the cargo
  • Conduct vehicle checks to ensure proper functioning of refrigerated units and vehicle systems
  • Communicate effectively with dispatchers and customers to coordinate deliveries and resolve any issues that may arise.

About you

You will need a Full HGV Class 1 Licence, valid DIGI Card, valid CPC Card, good English verbal and written skills and excellent customer service skills. Having fridge experience is desirable but not essential.

We think the strongest teams are built on diversity and inclusivity. Contrasting opinions, varied skills and strong characters bring out the best in us all. And we cannot wait for you to join.

Working at DFDS

Join the movement and grow with us.

We’ll support you on your journey and create the conditions that make it worthwhile.

We’ll encourage you to challenge yourself, to acquire new skills and attributes. We want you to develop and progress within your career. At DFDS, we believe that development happens first and foremost through activities in the workplace, and we’ve developed training courses to support you.

• Pension: Opportunity to join our Company Pension Scheme after successful completion of probation

• Holiday Purchase Scheme

• Health Plan with HSF -Includes benefits like money back on dentistry and glasses etc.

• Free ferry travel for up to four guests between Dover and Calais / Newcastle and Amsterdam with no limit on trips

Are we a match? Then what are you waiting for? Apply now.

If you think your personality, skills, experience, and desire match this role, we’d love to hear from you. Please send us your CV as soon as possible, as we’re keen to meet potential candidates on an ongoing basis.

We look forward to hearing from you.